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Synonyms and Antonyms of nest

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nest

synonym (synonym of nest)

hypernym (nest IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a cosy or secluded retreat (noun.location)
    a place of privacy; a place affording peace and quiet (noun.location)
     
  • a gang of people (criminals or spies or terrorists) assembled in one locality (noun.group)
    an association of criminals (noun.group)
     
  • a kind of gun emplacement (noun.artifact)
    an emplacement for a gun (noun.artifact)
     
  • a structure in which animals lay eggs or give birth to their young (noun.object)
    an object occurring naturally; not made by man (noun.tops)
     
  • fit together or fit inside (verb.contact)
    fix or set securely or deeply (verb.contact)
     
  • furniture pieces made to fit close together (noun.artifact)
    furnishings that make a room or other area ready for occupancy (noun.artifact)
     
  • gather nests (verb.contact)
    assemble or get together (verb.contact)
     
  • inhabit a nest, usually after building (verb.stative)
    inhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of (verb.stative)
     
  • move or arrange oneself in a comfortable and cozy position (verb.contact)
    hold firmly, usually with one's hands (verb.contact)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF nest relation)

  • a gang of people (criminals or spies or terrorists) assembled in one locality (noun.group)
    a nest of sleepers awaiting a prearranged signal (noun.group)
     
  • a structure in which animals lay eggs or give birth to their young (noun.object)
    a structure that provides a natural habitation for bees; as in a hollow tree (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    nest where birds lay their eggs and hatch their young (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    the nest of a squirrel (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    where mice bear and raise their young (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a nest in which spiders or insects deposit their eggs (noun.object)
     

verb group (nest is verb group of ....)

  • move or arrange oneself in a comfortable and cozy position (verb.contact)
    position comfortably (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    pull towards oneself (verb.contact)
     

derivation (.... is derived from nest)

  • furniture pieces made to fit close together (noun.artifact)
    fit together or fit inside (verb.contact)
     
  • gather nests (verb.contact)
    a bird that has built (or is building) a nest (noun.animal)
     
  • move or arrange oneself in a comfortable and cozy position (verb.contact)
    a close and affectionate (and often prolonged) embrace (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    affectionate play (or foreplay without contact with the genital organs) (noun.act)
     

domain category (nest is domain category of ....)

  • a gang of people (criminals or spies or terrorists) assembled in one locality (noun.group)
    the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological i more.. (noun.act)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym verb group derivation domain category cuddle draw close nestle nuzzle snuggle gun emplacement weapons emplacement article of furniture furniture gang mob sleeper nest beehive bird nest bird's nest drey mouse nest nestle snuggle draw close nester cuddle caressing cuddling fondling act of terrorism terrorism terrorist act

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